Alberta M. Houle (Kleckner), age 97 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away on
Thursday, January 9, 2014, at The Willows of Valparaiso, Ind.
She was born on June 6, 1916, in New Paris, Ind., to Carl and Bertha
Neher-Kleckner, both of whom preceded her in death.
Alberta is survived by her son, Albert (Marcia) Gaston, step-children, James
Houle and Bonnie Houle; grandchildren, Deborah Gaston, Lisa Gaston, Rob
Gaston, Marya (Greg) Tierney, Michael Jensen, Patrick Jensen, Eric Jensen
and Jill (Jim) Olden, along with numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and
She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Albert Gaston in 1965 and
Daniel Houle in 2008; daughter, Joyce Jensen; step-son Daniel Houle Jr. and
siblings, Lova Carlson, Vera Werblo, Mary Louise Clack and Kenneth Kleckner.
Alberta was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and Westchester Senior
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South
2nd St., Chesterton, Ind.
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